The Center For START Services Systemic, Therapeutic, Assessment, Respite & Treatment




START Services

START - Driving Systemic Change


The UNH/IOD Center for START (Systemic, Therapeutic, Assessment, Resources, and Treatment) Services aims to improve the lives of persons with IDD and behavioral health needs and their families through fidelity to the START model with exemplary services and supports that emphasize local, person-centered, positive, multidisciplinary, cost-effective and evidence-informed practices.


Learn more about the values that START incorporates into daily practice through decision-making, work contributions, and interpersonal interactions [MORE]


~ Free article Access from Springer Until July 15 in Celebration of International Day of Families (MORE)

~ START's Dr. Karen Weigle
Presents at an AUCD Webinar on Genetic Disorders & Associated 

ehavioral Phenotypes (May, 2015 -MORE



Center for START Services
Institute on Disability / UCED
56 Old Suncook Rd., Suite 2
Concord, NH 03301

Phone: 603-228-2084
Relay: 711
Fax: 603-228-3270

Institute on Disability

The Center for START Services is a program of the Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire

Making a Difference

"Thank you so much for all of your help and guidance over the last few days. Please also thank [the START Program Director] for her help. I am very impressed...with all of the work that you do... Be assured that your work is relevant and noticed for the high caliber program that it is... Keep up your good work - it does make a difference!" - Behavioral Health Program Director who has seen START in action